The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 130 110 89
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 131 173 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.76% 2.25% 2.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.87% 7.92% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 99 138 169
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £16,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Windows Server 2003
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1906 2183 2111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.65% 28.42% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1785 1800
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -36 48 £32,500 -2.98% 10
Bedfordshire +8 31 £43,750 +45.83%
Cambridgeshire +24 26 £32,200 +28.80% 1
Norfolk +22 15 £28,500 +35.71% 1
Essex -38 11 £26,500 -18.46% 2
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 297 (100.00%) Windows
2 217 (73.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 202 (68.01%) Active Directory
4 189 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 174 (58.59%) VMware
5 174 (58.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 143 (48.15%) MS Exchange
7 141 (47.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 124 (41.75%) DNS
9 120 (40.40%) ITIL
10 116 (39.06%) DHCP
11 114 (38.38%) Citrix
12 97 (32.66%) SQL Server
13 94 (31.65%) Microsoft Certification
14 81 (27.27%) MCSE
14 81 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
15 78 (26.26%) Exchange Server 2010
15 78 (26.26%) Office 365
16 77 (25.93%) MS Excel
17 73 (24.58%) MS Office
18 72 (24.24%) TCP/IP
18 72 (24.24%) Firewall
19 71 (23.91%) Cisco
20 70 (23.57%) SQL
20 70 (23.57%) Hyper-V
21 69 (23.23%) WAN
22 66 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
23 64 (21.55%) VPN
24 63 (21.21%) SAN
25 62 (20.88%) LAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 143 (48.15%) MS Exchange
2 81 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 78 (26.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 66 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 48 (16.16%) SharePoint
6 35 (11.78%) IIS
7 29 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (6.06%) Lync
9 17 (5.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (3.37%) Tomcat
11 9 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (2.69%) JBoss
12 8 (2.69%) GlassFish
13 7 (2.36%) OpenStack
13 7 (2.36%) WebSphere
13 7 (2.36%) IBM Notes
13 7 (2.36%) WebLogic
14 6 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (2.02%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 6 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 77 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 73 (24.58%) MS Office
3 2 (0.67%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 78 (26.26%) Office 365
2 32 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (8.42%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (5.72%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (2.36%) IBM SmartCloud
5 7 (2.36%) PaaS
6 4 (1.35%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.67%) SaaS
7 2 (0.67%) IaaS
8 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 124 (41.75%) DNS
2 116 (39.06%) DHCP
3 72 (24.24%) TCP/IP
3 72 (24.24%) Firewall
4 69 (23.23%) WAN
5 64 (21.55%) VPN
6 63 (21.21%) SAN
7 62 (20.88%) LAN
8 23 (7.74%) iSCSI
9 17 (5.72%) VLAN
10 16 (5.39%) PBX
10 16 (5.39%) Wireless
11 15 (5.05%) MPLS
12 14 (4.71%) NAS
13 13 (4.38%) Network Security
13 13 (4.38%) VoIP
14 12 (4.04%) LDAP
15 8 (2.69%) SSL
15 8 (2.69%) BIG-IP
16 7 (2.36%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (32.66%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (5.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.37%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.36%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.01%) MySQL
12 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.67%) DTS
12 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.67%) dBASE
13 1 (0.34%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (3.03%) Subversion
2 8 (2.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.67%) MSI
4 2 (0.67%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (14.14%) Finance
2 14 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.69%) Legal
3 8 (2.69%) Retail
4 5 (1.68%) Games
5 3 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (0.34%) Electronics
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (18.18%) Analyst
2 45 (15.15%) Support Analyst
3 44 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 29 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 25 (8.42%) Administrator
6 21 (7.07%) Consultant
7 18 (6.06%) Server Engineer
7 18 (6.06%) IT Support
7 18 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 14 (4.71%) DBA
9 13 (4.38%) Desktop Support
10 12 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.04%) Server Support
10 12 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (4.04%) Team Leader
11 11 (3.70%) SQL DBA
11 11 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (3.37%) Help Desk Support
12 10 (3.37%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.03%) .NET
2 5 (1.68%) CSS
2 5 (1.68%) HTML
3 3 (1.01%) jQuery
3 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.01%) XML
4 2 (0.67%) Web Services
4 2 (0.67%) Ajax
4 2 (0.67%) JSON
4 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.34%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (0.34%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.34%) WinForms
5 1 (0.34%) VXML
5 1 (0.34%) XSL
5 1 (0.34%) COM
5 1 (0.34%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 29 (9.76%) Blackberry
3 22 (7.41%) Clustering
4 19 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (6.40%) Replication
5 18 (6.06%) Handset
6 14 (4.71%) Mathematics
7 11 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.69%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (2.36%) HP StoreVirtual
10 6 (2.02%) BYOD
11 5 (1.68%) Statistics
12 4 (1.35%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.35%) Thin Client
12 4 (1.35%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.35%) HP Storage
13 3 (1.01%) iPad
13 3 (1.01%) iPhone
13 3 (1.01%) Chemistry
14 2 (0.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 297 (100.00%) Windows
2 217 (73.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 174 (58.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (20.20%) Windows XP
5 59 (19.87%) Windows 7
6 49 (16.50%) Linux
7 39 (13.13%) Windows 8
8 35 (11.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (7.74%) Windows 2000
10 9 (3.03%) UNIX
11 7 (2.36%) Windows Vista
12 6 (2.02%) Mac OS
12 6 (2.02%) Android
13 5 (1.68%) Debian
14 4 (1.35%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (1.01%) CentOS
16 2 (0.67%) VMS
16 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (40.40%) ITIL
2 36 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (10.77%) Migration
4 30 (10.10%) Mentoring
5 28 (9.43%) Capacity Planning
6 21 (7.07%) Server Building
6 21 (7.07%) Service Delivery
7 19 (6.40%) Information Security
8 16 (5.39%) Load Balancing
9 15 (5.05%) High Availability
10 12 (4.04%) Change Management
10 12 (4.04%) DevOps
11 11 (3.70%) CRM
12 10 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (3.03%) Business Continuity
13 9 (3.03%) Configuration Management
13 9 (3.03%) E-Commerce
14 8 (2.69%) PRINCE2
14 8 (2.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (23.57%) SQL
2 44 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 16 (5.39%) C
4 15 (5.05%) Bash Shell
5 12 (4.04%) Java
6 11 (3.70%) VBScript
7 9 (3.03%) VB
7 9 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 8 (2.69%) Perl
8 8 (2.69%) VBA
9 7 (2.36%) Korn
9 7 (2.36%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.01%) C++
11 2 (0.67%) Python
11 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.34%) XPath
12 1 (0.34%) VB6
12 1 (0.34%) Ruby
12 1 (0.34%) Tcl
12 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 94 (31.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (27.27%) MCSE
3 44 (14.81%) MCP
4 41 (13.80%) MCSA
5 40 (13.47%) Degree
6 39 (13.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (7.41%) VCP5
8 20 (6.73%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (3.37%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (2.36%) MCITP
11 6 (2.02%) CCA
11 6 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.68%) CCNA
13 2 (0.67%) VCP4
14 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.34%) MCTS
14 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.74%) SLA
2 6 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 202 (68.01%) Active Directory
2 141 (47.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (23.57%) Hyper-V
4 62 (20.88%) VMware ESX
4 62 (20.88%) vSphere
5 56 (18.86%) XenApp
6 43 (14.48%) Terminal Services
7 37 (12.46%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (6.06%) VMware Workstation
9 17 (5.72%) XenDesktop
10 14 (4.71%) XenServer
11 9 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 7 (2.36%) vCloud
12 7 (2.36%) Xen
13 4 (1.35%) Terminal Server
14 3 (1.01%) Firmware
14 3 (1.01%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (6.73%) SCCM
2 15 (5.05%) WSUS
3 13 (4.38%) Backup Exec
4 8 (2.69%) Puppet
4 8 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (2.36%) Ansible
6 6 (2.02%) Windows Intune
7 4 (1.35%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.67%) SCOM
9 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.34%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 189 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 174 (58.59%) VMware
3 114 (38.38%) Citrix
4 71 (23.91%) Cisco
5 41 (13.80%) HP
6 33 (11.11%) Oracle
7 30 (10.10%) Apple
8 22 (7.41%) Intel
9 19 (6.40%) Dell
10 16 (5.39%) SonicWALL
11 11 (3.70%) Fujitsu
12 9 (3.03%) F5
12 9 (3.03%) SAP
13 8 (2.69%) Sophos
13 8 (2.69%) Red Hat
14 7 (2.36%) SaltStack
14 7 (2.36%) Lotus
14 7 (2.36%) Avaya
14 7 (2.36%) IBM
14 7 (2.36%) CheckPoint
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